It's a science.
It's easy to think that great speaking starts with learning fancy engagement techniques, structures and tricks, but actually, it all starts with 𝗖𝗢𝗡𝗡𝗘𝗖𝗧𝗜𝗡𝗚.
First, we connect with 𝙤𝙪𝙧𝙨𝙚𝙡𝙫𝙚𝙨, our personality, to our message, our purpose, our intentionality behind delivering the presso. Then, we can connect with our audience, authentically - grounded in our own power.
Sharing ideas, being influential and inspiring action in your audience can only take place when you're 𝙤𝙣 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝙨𝙖𝙢𝙚 𝙬𝙖𝙫𝙚𝙡𝙚𝙣𝙜𝙩𝙝 𝙖𝙨 𝙩𝙝𝙚𝙢!
One way to do that is through science, and specifically - 𝗦𝗧𝗢𝗥𝗬𝗧𝗘𝗟𝗟𝗜𝗡𝗚.
"𝘽𝙮 𝙨𝙞𝙢𝙥𝙡𝙮 𝙩𝙚𝙡𝙡𝙞𝙣𝙜 𝙖 𝙨𝙩𝙤𝙧𝙮, 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝙥𝙖𝙧𝙩𝙞𝙘𝙞𝙥𝙖𝙣𝙩 𝙘𝙤𝙪𝙡𝙙 𝙥𝙡𝙖𝙣𝙩 𝙞𝙙𝙚𝙖𝙨, 𝙩𝙝𝙤𝙪𝙜𝙝𝙩𝙨 𝙖𝙣𝙙 𝙚𝙢𝙤𝙩𝙞𝙤𝙣𝙨 𝙞𝙣𝙩𝙤 𝙩𝙝𝙚 𝙡𝙞𝙨𝙩𝙚𝙣𝙚𝙧𝙨' 𝙗𝙧𝙖𝙞𝙣𝙨." ~ 𝘿𝙧 𝙐𝙧𝙞 𝙃𝙖𝙨𝙨𝙤𝙣, 𝙋𝙨𝙮𝙘𝙝𝙤𝙡𝙤𝙜𝙮 𝘿𝙚𝙥𝙩, 𝙋𝙧𝙞𝙣𝙘𝙚𝙩𝙤𝙣 𝙐𝙣𝙞𝙫𝙚𝙧𝙨𝙞𝙩𝙮.
Check out my previous post for tips on an easy storytelling structure you can use.
Start practicing your storytelling techniques with friends and family - the more you practice, the better at it you'll become, and incidentally, the 𝙢𝙤𝙧𝙚 𝙞𝙣𝙛𝙡𝙪𝙚𝙣𝙩𝙞𝙖𝙡 𝙩𝙤𝙤! 😉✨